Classical Indian Vocal Concert

Saturday, October 14, 2017
7:00 –9:00 pm
Tuition : $20.00

Savor a soul-touching performance of vocal music on the occasion of Durga Puja by internationally-reputed musician Shrimati Esha Bandyopadhyay ( of Calcutta. The San Francisco Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center is delighted to be on her fall tour in North America

Specializing in Classical (Khayal), Semi-classical (Thumri, Dadra, Chaiti, Kajri, Bhajan) and old Bengali songs (Bangla Ragpradhan, Puratani, Agomoni, Nazrulgeeti) over decades of training under Vidushi Krishna Dasgupta & Acharya Biman Mukherjee, Esha has been lauded for her Matri Vandana in the form of a collage of musical forms which cater to Bengali audience as well as music-lovers from other communities.

Raga Durga, lyrical compositions describing the multidimensional elements of the Mother Goddess, Agomoni songs which welcome Her for her annual "home-coming" and other numbers distinguish Esha's collage.

With Indranil Mallick on tabla, plus harmonium accompaniment.